Abductor digiti minimi muscle :-

Abductor digiti minimi muscle :-

Muscle details :-

a muscle which lies along the lateral (outer) border of the foot .

Origin :- medial and lateral tubercles of calcaneum .
– lateral intermuscular septum and
– deep fascia covering it .

Insertion :-

the tendon fuses with the tendon of the flexor digiti minimi brevis . it is insertd into the lateral side of the base of the proximal phalanx of the toe .

Nerve supply :-

main trunk of lateral plantar nerve .

Action :-

abduction of the little toe .

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